Addis Ababa July 23/2020 Ministry of Training disclosed that it’s finalizing preparations to offer supplies, together with tablets, to all excessive colleges within the coming educational 12 months.
In an unique interview with ENA, State Minister of Training Million Matewos mentioned the tablets would assist to make the faculties facilities of excellence and coaching locations for elementary colleges within the neighborhoods.
COVID-19 defending supplies will probably be offered to all colleges in collaboration with Ministry of Well being when the federal government decides the resumption of colleges, he added.
“The first two months of reopening of schools will be used to compensate for the missed lessons in the second half of the year. All peoples have to be aware that the 2020/2021academic year will not be the usual year in all ways,” the state minster famous.
Million burdened the necessity for collaboration and involvement of stakeholders within the effort to create conducive instructing and studying surroundings because the variety of college students in a category will probably be diminished from the earlier ones and extra lessons will probably be wanted in post-COVID-19 surroundings.
Following the outbreak of COVID-19 the ministry has taken varied measures to proceed the teaching-learning course of.
Makes an attempt have been made to deal with uncovered parts on-line, by TV and radio in main cities and concrete areas of the nation, the state minister mentioned.
As greater than 80 p.c of the inhabitants lives within the countryside it has turn into tough to offer on-line instructing, he added.
“Responding to the spread of the pandemic, the government took immediate measures. The closure of schools on one hand is a positive response to contain the disease as many other countries did. As a result more than 26 million students were affected,” Million said.
The state minister mentioned “the ministry will in the future strengthen use of radio for teaching as the majority of the population lives in rural areas.”